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The Worst Journey in the World

Apsley Cherry-Garrard

The Worst Journey in the World is a memoir of the 1910–1913 British Antarctic Expedition led by Robert Falcon Scott. It was written by a member of the expedition, Apsley Cherry-Garrard, and has earned wide praise for its frank treatment of the difficulties of the expedition, the causes of its disastrous outcome, and the meaning (if any) of human su...
Publish Date
January 27
First Published in 1922
Goodreads rating
Jan 02, 2021
I'd put "Annapurna" up there with it, too. Cherry-Garrard's book is truly a page turner, well worth reading.      source
Jan 05, 2021
“If you match your Winter Journeys you will have your reward, so long as all you want is a penguin’s egg.” Truly a masterpiece. Certainly one of the finest books I’ve ever read. It will live with me for the rest of my life:      source